Iconic hip hop promoter NABOTH RIZLA writes book on airplay and sustainability

The award winning Rizla is a seasoned Hip Hop presenter having covered the genre for over a decade. He is the founder of Zimbabwe Hip Hop website http://www.hiphop263.com & TV Show. Naboth Rizla has also worked with South African Hip Hop magazine, Hype Magazine , as well as making contributions to Zimbabwe’s Sunday Mail newspaper and World Hip Hop Market.com.

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JØY to drop New Day featuring KiD X : A glimpse of MATTER-MORE-FOR-SIS

New Day by JØY featuring top award winning South African rapper KiD X is a hip hop vibes love song, written from the perspective of a lady who despite the disappointing relationship history, does not give up on love. She is assuring her future love that she will disregard her past experiences and love like never before.

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Tashamiswa drops bars and draps in 7:30 Streetwear

Tashamiswa is an emerging Zimbabwean Hip Hop artist known for her single “Crew” produced by multi talented producer Amvis, her collaboration with Nutty O “Pon Me”, her strong lyricism and her daunting persona. It’s quite apparent that this is only the beginning.

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Bulawayo Arts Awards renames Hip Hop category after Cal Vin

The Bulawayo Arts Awards have announced that the Outstanding Hip Hop Award after the late Hip Hop icon Calvin Mgcini Nhliziyo

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Consistency is the key needed for the growth of Zim Hip Hop

Zimbabwean hip hop has been struggling to gain public attention nationally from the core of the ghettos up to the uptown suburbs including the rural areas as well. One of the reasons that explains the failure of Zim Hip Hop to in finding a breakthrough is the lack of consistency by artists and the genre it self.

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Holy Ten a hip hop genius defying the odds

The 22 year old music star in the making has been releasing hard hitting music which resonates with the lives of many Zimbabweans both from the uptown where hip hop has a lot of fanbase to downtown which is a core of Zimdancehall and this has helped him in widening and broadening his audience.

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Internationally acclaimed European band Söhne Mannheims amplifies #ZLM in new video

Söhne Mannheims [The Sons of Mannheim] a multi-award winning European band has added their voice, amplifying the calls for the respect for human rights in Zimbabwe and across the world in a new video titled Miracle.

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Arcane drops the POVO chant featuring Mr. Rebel + Griffin

The chant dropped at a time Zimbabweans across the divide are speaking loudly about the declining state of life, the police brutality and corruption in the country under the #ZimbabweanLivesMatter hashtag. Opening up with a statement from cleric and activist Pastor Evan Mawarire, the song samples Ephat Mujuru’s Mugariro and brings in powerful hip hop bars laced with a feel of trap and traditional chants.

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